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April 3, 2018 | 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: Danto Engineering Development Center #1520 | Map
5050 Anthony Wayne
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

In 2016, the Healthy Urban Waters program was asked to host and improve the data network which had been established through federal funding in 2007 to provide early warning of chemical spills or contamination that may impact the source of drinking water along the Huron to Erie corridor. The platform described here provides the water quality data that was collected in the Drinking Water Monitoring Network and also additional environmental and water quality projects in Southeast Michigan. In particular, this presentation provides an example application as related to healthy urban beaches through Escherichia Coli detections along beaches of the corridor.

Speaker: Carol Miller, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Wayne State University
Director, WSU Healthy Urban Waters
Chair, Wayne State University Standing Committee on Environmental Initiatives

Presented by Wayne State University and American Society of Civil Engineers

For more information about this event, please contact Alan Thomas at 586-801-5214 or